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Dr. David Satcher’s latest release: “My Quest for Health Equity” Now Available!

August 17, 2020

The Satcher Health Leadership Institute is honored and proud to share Dr. David Satcher’s latest book release,  My Quest for Health Equity: Notes on Learning While Leading. In his memoir,…

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It’s Official! The Political Determinants of Health

June 16, 2020

I want to thank you for your tireless work to improve the health of all communities, eliminate health disparities, and advance health equity across our nation. 

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Gilead Sciences and Satcher Health Leadership Institute at Morehouse School of Medicine Partner to Study Racial Health Inequities Associated with COVID-19

July 28, 2020

July 28, 2020 — Funding from Gilead will support creation of data map to systematically address the impact of the disease on Black and minority communities — FOSTER CITY, Calif.…

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Remembering Congressman John Lewis

July 19, 2020

  Congressman John Robert Lewis Today we commemorate the life of Congressman John Robert Lewis, a life-long activist, an integral member of the Civil Rights Movement, and a true embodiment…

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CHAIRMAN NEAL AND WAYS AND MEANS COMMITTEE DEMOCRATS RELEASE REPORT EXAMINING LONGSTANDING INEQUITIES IN AMERICAN HEALTH SYSTEM

July 14, 2020

Jul 14, 2020 Press Release “Left Out: Barriers to Health Equity for Rural and Underserved Communities” presents an honest, holistic analysis of the many cross-sector and historically rooted challenges facing…

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Office of Minority Health selects Morehouse School of Medicine to lead their COVID-19 Initiative

June 29, 2020

Atlanta, GA – June 23, 2020  We are proud to have Dr. Dominic Mack and Daniel E. Dawes, JD, representing Morehouse School of Medicine in it’s latest initiative alongside HHS’…

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CDC Foundation and SHLI Develop Health Equity Task Force

June 16, 2020

 CDC Foundation and Satcher Health Leadership Institute Partner to Address COVID-19 Health Inequities      Atlanta, GA – June 16, 2020—The CDC Foundation and the Satcher Health Leadership Institute (SHLI) at…

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Google Awards $1 Million Grant to the Satcher Health Leadership Institute at Morehouse School of Medicine to Study Racial Impact of COVID-19

May 27, 2020

MSM and SHLI will utilize the $1.25 million grant towards understanding and studying the use of medical cannabis in the 65+ population.

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Daniel Dawes’ Op-ed Featured in Essence Magazine: COVID-19: Black Folks Have Been Trying to Tell You That Data Is Political

June 16, 2020

Daniel E. Dawes, Director of the Satcher Health Leadership Institute at Morehouse School of Medicine believes there are lessons from the success we realized in other crises to advance more equitable policies today. 

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Newly Appointed Poussaint-Satcher Endowed Chair in Mental Health

May 27, 2020

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Kisha B. Holden, Ph.D., MSCR, as the Poussaint-Satcher Endowed Chair in Mental Health. 

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